The Maritime History of the Great Lakes
Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Oct 1864

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p.2 K.C. & M.

-The Schooner Rapid - work continued by divers; Calvin & Breck's steam pump attached to engine of steamer William.

-The Bytown - on Marine Railway to be caulked and repaired.

-The Steamer City of Watertown - to make trial trip to Cape Vincent tomorrow.

-Quick Passage - A person who arrived in town yesterday states that the barque Robert Gaskin, lately made the trip, grain loaded, from Milwaukee to Port Colborne in 106 hours. This is considered very good sailing, and is seldom equalled on these lakes.

-Schooner Ashore - Ottawa ashore near Highlands with cargo of coal from Oswego.

-Results of a Squall - sch. Contest lost most of canvas in storm off Point au Pelee. [Detroit Advertiser]

-Ashore - bark Western Metropolis about 20 miles from Chicago. [Buffalo Com. Adv.]

-Port Stanley Marine Items - Sept. 30, Oct. 1,3.

-Imports - 4,5.

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    Latitude: 44.22976 Longitude: -76.48098
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Daily British Whig (Kingston, ON), 5 Oct 1864